Meet Our Certified Athletic Trainers

 Bethany Anding, ATC, ATR

Bethany Anding, ATC, ATR

Rochester Campus

  • Registered Athletic trainer
  • Athletic Trainer at Byron High School

Heather Benning, ATC, ATR, MA

Heather Benning, ATC, ATR, MA

Rochester Campus

  • Registered Athletic trainer at Stewartville High School
  • Areas of expertise: College athletics, Sports Psychology, Rehabilitation, acute injury care

Chuck Barta, ATC, ATR

Chuck Barta, ATC, ATR

Minneapolis Campus

  • Registered Athletic Trainer
  • Team & Performance Director - Minnesota Lynx Basketball
  • Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine Minneapolis lead for return to sport program and concussion program
  • Area of expertise:  working with both male and female professional athletes in the team setting, injury prevention, acute injury care, rehabilitation
  • Past experience:  Former Head Athletic Trainer for the Minnesota Vikings

Jaclyn Cachiaras, ATC, ATR

Jaclyn Cachiaras, ATC, ATR

Rochester Campus

  • Registered Athletic trainer at Kasson-Mantorville High School
  • Corrective Exercise Specialist, FMS Level 1 & 2
  • Area of expertise: Emergency care, Acute Injury Care, Injury Prevention

Dan Christoffer, ATC, ATR, MA, EdD

Dan Christoffer, ATC, ATR, MA, EdD

Rochester Campus

  • Registered Athletic trainer at Mayo High School
  • Clinical Athletic Trainer in Rehabilitation
  • Lead for Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine baseball and softball program
  • Past experience: Los Angeles Dodgers for 3 years as an athletic trainer
  • Functional Movement Screen Level 1 & 2
  • Kinesiotape Certified Level 1 &2
  • Area of expertise:  Throwing Athlete Analysis and Rehabilitation, Prevention of Injury, Acute Injury Management, Research throwing athlete injuries.

Amy Cline, ATC, ATR

Amy Cline, ATC, ATR

Rochester Campus

  • Registered Clinical Athletic trainer working with Sports Medicine Physicians
  • Functional Movement Screen Level 1 & 2
  • Corrective Exercise Specialist
  • Areas of expertise: Concussion management. Exertional leg pain. Corrective Exercise.
  • Past experience: High School AT, Clinical AT working in Rehabilitation

Eric Crowley, ATC, ATR

Eric Crowley, ATC, ATR

Rochester Campus

  • Registered Clinical Athletic trainer
  • Graston Technique, M1 Certified
  • Functional Movement Screen Level 1 & 2 Certification.
  • Area of expertise:  Post-Surgical Rehabilitation, Anterior Cruciate Ligament injury prevention, Concussion Management, Manual Therapy, and Research in ACL prevention.
  • Past experience:  Intern with Oakland Raiders, College Athletic Trainer at Winona State

Chace Donathan, ATC, ATR, OTC

Chace Donathan, ATC, ATR, OTC

Minneapolis Campus

  • Registered Clinical Athletic trainer working with Orthopedic Surgeon
  • Area of expertise:  Orthopaedic Surgery, casting/bracing; operative and non-operative fracture management; Action Sports Injuries
  • Past experience:  Athletic Trainer for ESPN X-Games; Collegiate Athletic Trainer (head football/wrestling), Physician Extender

Kristen Greek, ATR, ATC

Kristen Greek, ATR, ATC

Rochester Campus

  • Registered Athletic Trainer
  • Clinical Athletic Trainer working in Rehabilitation
  • Lead for Return to Sport Program
  • Assistant Athletic Trainer at Rochester Community and Technical College
  • Head Athletic Trainer for Rochester Ice Hawks and Med City Mafia Soccer
  • FMS Level 1 & 2, Trained in Kinesiotape Techniques
  • Area of Expertise: women’s sports, hockey, baseball, volleyball, soccer and hockey

Chad Eickhoff, ATC, ATR, MA, CSCS

Chad Eickhoff, ATC, ATR, MA, CSCS

Rochester Campus

  • Registered Athletic Trainer
  • Supervisor of Athletic Training Services in Rochester and Minneapolis
  • Functional Movement Screen Level 1 & 2
  • Kinesiotape Certified Level 1 &2
  • Athletic trainer at Chatfield High School and help with various other local events
  • Area of expertise: Coordination of outreach AT services. Concussion Management. Emergency Medicine and Management. Outreach Services Management. Leadership of Young Professionals. Race medical coordination. Program Director of Student AT Internship at Mayo Clinic.  Research in Concussions.
  • Past experience: High School and College Athletic Trainer, Clinical Manager of Athletic Trainers

Maureen Forbrook, ATC, ATR, CSCS

Maureen Forbrook, ATC, ATR, CSCS

Rochester Campus

  • Registered Athletic trainer at Riverland Community College, St. Charles High School, Lyle-Pacelli High School.
  • Certified Speed Specialist
  • Certified Group Fitness Instructor
  • Area of expertise: ACL prevention

Kaylan Groen, ATC, ATR

Kaylan Groen, ATC, ATR

Rochester Campus

  • Registered Athletic trainer at John Marshall High School
  • Clinical Athletic Trainer in Rehabilitation
  • FMS level 1 & 2 Certified
  • SFMA level 1 & 2 Certified
  • Area of expertise:  Running Athletes, Concussion Management, Corrective Exercise, Dartfish Motion Analysis Software.

Shauna Hoff, ATC, ATR, CSCS

Shauna Hoff, ATC, ATR, CSCS

Rochester Campus

  • Registered Athletic Trainer at Dover-Eyota High School
  • Past experience:  College Athletic Trainer at Division II Level. Clinical Instructor at Winona State University, and high school athletic trainer.
  • Area of expertise: Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries

Greg Holm, ATC, ATR, MS, CSCS

Greg Holm, ATC, ATR, MS, CSCS

Rochester Campus

  • Registered Athletic Trainer
  • Head Athletic Trainer at Rochester Community and Technical College
  • Functional Movement Screen Level 1 & 2 Certification
  • Areas of Expertise:  Emergency Medicine, Prevention and Care of Injuries.
  • Past experience: Athletic Trainer at NCAA Division II Metro State University

Amber Johnson, ATC, ATR

Amber Johnson, ATC, ATR

Rochester Campus

  • Registered Athletic Trainer
  • Athletic Trainer at Lourdes High School

 

Candee Mills, ATC, ATR, CSCS

Candee Mills, ATC, ATR, CSCS

Rochester Campus

  • Registered Clinical Athletic trainer
  • Functional Movement Screen Level 1 & 2 Certification
  • Area of expertise: Patient educator and technical support for the advanced procedural practice and biologic/regenerative medicine musculoskeletal treatments.  Participates in Regenerative Medicine Research
  • Past experience: High School and College Athletic Trainer, Clinical Athletic Trainer in Rehabilitation, Athletic Trainer for Rochester Honkers Baseball Club, Minnesota Icehawks

Mackenzie Reed, ATC, ATR

Mackenzie Reed, ATC, ATR

Rochester Campus

  • Registered Athletic Trainer
  • Athletic trainer at Century High School
  • Past experience: College Basketball Athlete

Jacqueline Roff, ATC, ATR

Jacqueline Roff, ATC, ATR

Minneapolis Campus

  • Registered Clinical Athletic Trainer
  • Area of expertise: Clinical Athletic Trainer in MD Clinic and in Rehabilitation
  • Past experience: High school and Clinical Athletic Trainer in the Twin Cities

Tom Smith, ATC, ATR, DHSc, MSS, CSCS

Tom Smith, ATC, ATR, DHSc, MSS, CSCS

Minneapolis Campus

  • Registered Clinical Athletic trainer
  • Area of expertise: Clinical Athletic Trainer in MD Clinic, Regenerative Medicine Procedures, Outreach Athletic Trainer and game day medical staff  for Minnesota Vikings
  • Past experience: Head Athletic trainer for Orlando Magic, Assistant Athletic Trainer for Atlanta Hawks, Head Athletic trainer for MN United FC, Athletic trainer for USTA
  • National Academy of Sports Medicine Corrective Exercise Specialist & Performance Enhancement Specialist

Justin Streiff, ATC, ATR

Justin Streiff, ATC, ATR

Rochester Campus

  • Registered Athletic trainer at Triton high school
  • Assistant for Mayo Clinic Baseball/ Softball performance program
  • Past experience: Outreach athletic trainer for The Clash national wrestling duals, youth football and hockey, NA3HL Jr. Hockey and American Legion Baseball

Beth Sunquist, ATC, ATR, MA

Beth Sunquist, ATC, ATR, MA

Rochester Campus

  • Registered Athletic Trainer
  • Athletic trainer at Cannon Falls High School
  • Provide part time athletic training at Pine Island, Kenyon-Wanamingo, Zumbrota-Mazeppa, and Randolph High Schools
  • Area of expertise: prevention and care of athletic injuries, emergency medicine

Kate Taber, ATC, ATR

Kate Taber, ATC, ATR

Minneapolis Campus

  • Registered Athletic Trainer
  • Assistant Athletic trainer Minnesota Lynx Basketball Club
  • Lead Athletic Trainer at Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine in Minneapolis
  • Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine Minneapolis lead for Modified Performance Program and ACL Prevention Program
  • Past experience:  Former Head Athletic Trainer University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Women’s Basketball; Former Baseball ATC University of Minnesota-Twin Cities; Experience working with the top-level Women’s Basketball Athletes in the World, work with Division I Baseball Athletes.
  • Area of expertise:  ACL Prevention specialist; Athletic Training with College and Professional Teams, Leadership

Amanda Williams, ATC, ATR

Amanda Williams, ATC, ATR

Minneapolis Campus

  • Registered Clinical Athletic trainer
  • Area of expertise:  Clinical Athletic Trainer in MD Clinic, Experience with high school and youth event coverage, concussion management, casting and bracing.

Jim Williams, ATC, ATR, CSCS

Jim Williams, ATC, ATR, CSCS

Rochester Campus

  • Registered Athletic Trainer
  • Licensed EMT
  • Works with local high schools including Grand Meadow and Southland among others.
  • Area of expertise: Football. Concussion Management. Emergency Sideline Management. Strength and Conditioning.
  • Past experience: Head Athletic Trainer at Rochester Community and Technical College; Director of Sports Medicine at Athens Limestone Hospital; Seasonal Internship with Minnesota Vikings